The George Bell-Gerhard Leibholz Correspondence

By | 05 May 2017

The George Bell-Gerhard Leibholz Correspondence George Bell Was One Of The Most Significant British Church Leaders Of The Mid 20th Century And In Many Ways He Came To Define The Involvement Of British Church People With The Issues Which Arose From The Third Reich The George Bell Gerhard Leibholz Correspondence Presents The Extensive Correspondence Between George Bell And Gerhard Leibholz, The Brother In Law Of Dietrich Bonhoeffer And One Of The Most Senior German Lawyers Of The Period The Two Figures Encountered Each Other In The Context Of Dictatorship, Exile And Political Intervention And Together They Fashioned A Vigorous Moral Response To The Crises Of Nazism, Soviet Communism, Total War And Cold War The Volume Reveals Some Of The Most Significant Contemporary Reflections On The Moral Challenge Of The Third Reich As It Emerged In The Eyes Of International Opinion, Contributing To Our Understanding Of The Ethical, Religious, Legal And Political Debates Which Hitler S Regime Provoked It Also Brings To Life A Vivid Picture Of The Realities Of Exile And The Networks Of Support Which Were Active Internationally In The Great Refugee Crisis Of The Pre War Years.With Its Wealth Of Primary Source Material Previously Unavailable In English, This Book Is An Important Contribution To The Historiography Of The Third Reich And Will Be Of Great Value To Scholars And Students Of Nazism And Modern Church History Alike.

  • Hardcover
  • 496 pages
  • 1474257666
  • The George Bell-Gerhard Leibholz Correspondence
  • Andrew Chandler
  • 05 May 2017